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PO Box 850 Sherwood, OR 97140

Massage Therapy

Massage therapy does more than make you feel good, it can actually help your body achieve balance and health. Massage therapy offers a natural  treatment approach which actually relieves musculoskeletal pain for many patients. Our chiropractic office provides specific massage and muscular therapy that is complimentary to their chiropractic care.

Each massage therapy plan is tailored to meet the patient's unique pain condition or injury. The benefits of massage therapy may include the increase of blood circulation, a localized reduction in swelling and the relaxation of muscles. Massage has been known to relieve muscle pain and spasms, increase a patient's range of motion, while also aiding in a patient's recovery. Some investigative studies have even indicated that a single session of massage may help boost your immune system!

Massage therapy increases serotonin, expands flexibility, relieves stress, reduces scar tissue, and increases circulation. It also calms the nervous system, supports joint mobility, eases aches and pains, and improves general ranges of motion. When your blood pressure lowers through the relaxing process of massage, not only can you manage anxiety and illness better, but your body relaxes and you open up space for receptivity and healing. Therapeutic massage is widely prescribed by physicians to alleviate discomfort, calm muscle spasms, and reduce high levels of stimulation to the nervous system.

Therapeutic massage is a common and important part of your physical recovery after an auto accident, work related injury or personal injury. At Centro Chiropractic Clinic we offer massage as part of our integrated therapeutic approach so your muscles can relax and receive the full rewards of your recovery treatment. When the soft tissue structures of the body are systematically and expertly manipulated through the healing techniques of massage, clients not only support their chiropractic programs, but also receive the numerous mental and physiological benefits of stress relief and relaxation.

Working in close conjunction with our Physical Therapists, the experienced Licensed Massage Therapists at Centro Chiropractic Clinic are trained in a wide variety of massage techniques that support your physician’s treatment plan. Your safe and expedited recovery is our primary focus and we will encourage you to experience the benefits of massage that have a profound effect on the speed, comfort, and success of your healing. Offered as both a supportive therapy during your treatment plan, and as a regular maintenance program after you’ve been discharged from chiropractic therapy, massage therapy is an important part of your recovery after any accident, or injury. Most insurance plans cover the use of professional massage therapy when prescribed by your physician as part of your rehabilitation plan.

Techniques vary and are custom tailored to your specific needs. Primarily, Massage Therapy is performed with the therapist's hands however, massage movements and manipulations can also involve the use of the LMT's forearms and elbows to offer a more focused and deeper massage experience. Modalities can include Swedish or deep tissue massage, lymphatic drainage and myofacial release, assisted stretching and reflexology. Your massage therapist will always regard your healing within the high standards of medically based massage.

Emphasizing on soft tissue release and manipulation, the expertly trained and experienced massage therapists at Centro Chiropractic Clinic will help you achieve optimum physical functioning, muscular rehabilitation, and a deeper state of balanced emotional, mental, and physical wellness.

Call our office today, at 503-550-1140 to learn more about how massage therapy works and can benefit you during your integrated chiropractic treatment plan. At Centro Chiropractic Clinic, we work as a team to see you reach your goals of health, wellness, and recovery.

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